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2006

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Privaticemos Las Vicuñas: Cómo Eliminar El Peligro De Extinción Y Aprovechar Su Potencial Económico, Enrique Pasquel, Andrés Bayly Jan 2006

Privaticemos Las Vicuñas: Cómo Eliminar El Peligro De Extinción Y Aprovechar Su Potencial Económico, Enrique Pasquel, Andrés Bayly

Enrique Pasquel

Si se establecieran derechos de propiedad sobre las vicuñas, se evitaría el peligro de extinción, se permitiría desarrollar el mercado de la lana más cara del mundo y se ayudaría a sacar de la pobreza a gran cantidad de gente. Este trabajo explica cómo las políticas de conservación de la vicuña han hecho lo contrario.


Runoff And Reality: Externalities, Economics, And Traceability Issues In Urban Runoff Regulation, Donald J. Kochan Dec 2005

Runoff And Reality: Externalities, Economics, And Traceability Issues In Urban Runoff Regulation, Donald J. Kochan

Donald J. Kochan

It has long eluded regulators and private enforcers how to control the imposition of negative externalities. This paper will examine: (1) Whether existing authorities (like the Clean Water Act) are capable of providing regulation of urban runoff; (2) Whether, in light of economic controls, regulation of these activities are necessary; (3) A summary of recent runoff litigation; and (4) What is next; what should be next? Although each of these questions form background, the primary emphasis currently anticipated for this presentation is on traceability, collective action, and free rider problems that motivate regulation in this area. Often runoff is described …